Featured Guests
Charles Glasser

A trained media litigator, Charles Glasser spent twelve years as the Global Media Counsel for Bloomberg News, where he...

Your Hosts
Elie Mystal

Elie Mystal is the Managing Editor of Above the Law Redline and the Editor-At-Large of Breaking Media. He’s appeared...

Joe Patrice

Joe Patrice is an Editor at Above the Law. For over a decade, he practiced as a litigator at...

Joe and Elie chat with libel law expert and former Bloomberg Global Media Counsel Charles Glasser about the state of the press going forward. Glasser explains why he’s actually optimistic about freedom of the press, despite Trump’s campaign rhetoric about “opening up” libel law and the mainstream press deciding to hold off-the-record meetings in Trump Tower.


Full Transcript

 View Transcript

Episode Details
Published: November 30, 2016
Podcast: Thinking Like a Lawyer - Above the Law
Category: Legal News
This Podcast
Thinking Like a Lawyer - Above the Law
Thinking Like a Lawyer - Above the Law

Above the Law's Elie Mystal and Joe Patrice examine everyday topics through the prism of a legal framework.

  iTunes   Google Play
More Episodes
12/29/17
The Second Annual Thinking Like A Lawyer Awards Gala

On this star-studded evening, Joe Patrice and Elie Mystal honored the best — and by that they mean the worst — of the year...

11/30/17
From Biglaw To Producing Hit Shows — A Discussion with Jonathan Shapiro

Jonathan Shapiro talks about how a lawyer breaks into Hollywood and how penning lines for James Spader differs from practicing law.

11/27/17
2018 Legal Technology Predictions

Ransomware attacks, data disasters, robot lawyers... Jeff Ton talks about what's on the horizon for technology in 2018.

10/31/17
Is It Okay To Talk About Women In Law Now?

Elie and Joe talk with Above the Law's Kathryn Rubino about the challenges faced by women who go into Biglaw.

10/19/17
How To Explain The World To Non-Lawyers

Joe and Elie talk to Cristian Farias about producing a legal podcast non-lawyers listen to, and explaining the Supreme Court to a law audience.

09/19/17
Finding Your Career Starts Now, 1L

In this legal podcast about law school, Ray English discusses when law students should start finding a job.